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Winter Book Club: The Forest Unseen

January 27, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

- Free

We’ve selected David Haskell’s The Forest Unseen: A Year’s Watch in Nature for our Winter book club. Haskell is a biologist who uses a one-square-meter patch of old-growth Tennessee forest as a window onto the entire natural world. Visiting it almost daily for one year to trace nature’s path through the seasons, he brings the forest and its inhabitants to vivid life.

To support our local independent bookstore, you can purchase your copy online or in store at Old Town Open Book.

Our book discussions are typically small and informal. You don’t even have to have finished the book to attend!

Cost: Free!

Age: Adults only

Weather policy: Rain or shine.

What to wear: We will evaluate COVID-19 restrictions closer to the date. If the situation permits we will meet inside in our parlor. If not, we will meet in our historic log cabin which permits greater ventilation. Either way, we will have a fire in the fireplace and warm drinks.

What to bring: Your copy of the book, a cup of tea or another beverage to enjoy

COVID-19 Information: This program will take place inside. We are requiring all participants to be fully vaccinated and to wear masks. We will ask to see vaccination cards. Please do not attend if you are experiencing or have experienced in the last two weeks any symptoms associated with COVID-19 (fever, cough, shortness of breath, etc.).

Registration is REQUIRED.

Cancellation policy: If you register and can no longer attend this event, please let us know as soon as possible.

Before attending this event, please read the information included on our liability release form (click here).

We look forward to seeing you at the Clifton Institute!


January 27, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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The Clifton Institute
6712 Blantyre Road
Warrenton, VA 20187 United States
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